Sanction: Schaeffer's Fall Nationals (Firecracker 40) - $5,000
Information provided by: Richard Allen of InsideDirtRacing.com (last updated July 3, 10:19 am)
Brake-free Hill dominates, wins Taze's $5,000
- Vic Hill
- Dakotah Knuckles
- Steve Smith
- Billy Ogle Jr.
- Donald McIntosh
- Jason Welshan
- Austin Neely
- Jeff Neubert
- Carder Miller
- Chad Ogle
- David Payne
- Clyde Overholt
- Brian Smith
- Joey Standridge
- Tommy Bailey
- Levi Ashby
- Chicky Barton
- Mack McCarter
- Mitchell Burke
- Forrest Trent
Vic Hill, shown in time trials, led every lap of the main event.
What won the race: Despite running without brakes, Vic Hill of Mosheim, Tenn., led all the way Sunday at Tazewell Speedway for a $5,000 victory. Hill, the night's fast qualifier, won a race co-sanctioned by a pair of Schaeffer Oil-sponsored tours, the Southern Nationals Bonus Series and Iron-Man Series.
Key notes: Hill notched his first victory of the season. ... Polesitter Dakotah Knuckles finished second in a race that began about about 11:10 p.m. ... The race was moved to Sunday because of Saturday's forecasts for rain. ... Tazewell hosts the tours again on Sept. 3.
On the move: Jeff Neubert of Rockford, Tenn., started 11th and finished eighth.
Winner's sponsors: Hill's Longhorn Chassis has a Vic Hill Racing Engine and is sponsored by the Orthopaedic Institute, Preferred Sandblasting & Painting, Mega Plumbing of the Carolinas, hilot Travel Centers, Maxima Racing Oils, Fastlane Graphics, American Racing Tire and Landair Transport.
Points chase: Entering Tazewell, David Payne (730 points) led the Southern Nationals Bonus Series by 14 points over Donald McIntosh (716); Carder Miller (890 points) of Salem, Va., led Iron-Man points over Joey Standridge (599).
Car count: 20
Fast qualifier: Vic Hill
Time: 12.047 seconds
Polesitter: Dakotah Knuckles
Heat race winners: Donald McIntosh, Jason Welshan
Next series race: July 4, North Georgia Speedway (Chatsworth, GA) $10,000
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.